Earth sun moon
Space, planets and solar activities, IWB, worksheets and planning resources
IWB / planning
A collection of poems, songs and rhymes based on Space.
Website and lesson plan with an activity to build a nanorover.
Introductory PowerPoint exploring, Sun, Moon and planets.
A script and visual elements within a PowerPoint.
A fun end of unit assessment in a Who wants to be a millionaire? format.
A visual Smart board file illustrating the phases of the Moon.
A who wants to be a millionaire template, that can be used for SATs revision.
A slideshow with questions on space.
Power point showing the phases of the Moon.
Plans for a Year 5 class.
A 6 week project under the topic umbrella of The Earth and Beyond.
Worksheet / activities
A fun game to help students to learn about the solar system.
Worksheet showing Earth orbiting sun and moon orbiting Earth.
Pupils can work out how much they would weigh on various objects in our solar system.
A song ‘Picture The Sun’ has been used to great effect in SATS revision.
Colouring sheet showing Earth orbiting sun and moon orbiting Earth, with simple questions.
Simple worksheet for understanding the phases of the Moon.
A writing frame with a wordbank for pupils to record facts about the Sun.
A game to demonstrating that the rotation of the Earth will give the appearance of sun rise and sun set.
Lunar and solar eclipse cloze diagrams and tides cloze diagrams.
Four printable worksheet for homework.